Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Knoxville/Tri Cities, TN

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR EAST TENNESSEE...SOUTHWEST
VIRGINIA...AND EXTREME SOUTHWEST NORTH CAROLINA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN
325 AM EST FRI DEC 9 2016

.DISCUSSION...
A COOL AND DRY AIRMASS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH SATURDAY.
SATURDAY MORNING WILL BE THE COLDEST MORNING ACROSS THE SOUTHERN
APPALACHIANS WITH MOST LOCATIONS IN THE TEENS. TEMPERATURES WILL
BEGIN TO WARM ON SUNDAY WITH RAIN CHANCES RETURNING LATE SUNDAY INTO
MONDAY.


VAZ001-002-005-006-008-100930-
JEFFERSON NATIONAL FOREST/VIRGINIA DISTRICT 6-
325 AM EST FRI DEC 9 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      27-32 (-11)  13-18 (-5)   34-39
RH % (24H TREND)      43-48 (+6)   87-92 (+14)  31-36
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     NW  7 G16                 LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW  6 G15    LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           FLURRIES     NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  4                         5
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    4800                      3800
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW 14                     SW  8
DISPERSION            33 FAIR                   12 POOR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     NW  8 G16                 LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW  8 G15    LGT/VAR      SW  5

REMARKS...NONE.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 18 TO 24. SOUTHEAST WINDS
LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 40S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE 30S.
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE 40S TO MID 50S. WEST WINDS UP
TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 40S TO LOWER 50S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SNOW. LOWS AROUND 20. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S TO MID 40S.
NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. COLDER. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. HIGHS
IN THE MID 20S TO UPPER 30S. SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ018-041-043-045-047-100930-
NORTHERN CHEROKEE NATIONAL FOREST-
325 AM EST FRI DEC 9 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      25-30 (-11)  12-17 (-4)   32-37
RH % (24H TREND)      42-47 (+5)   85-90 (+15)  32-37
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     NW 10 G26                 W  5
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW  9 G22    NW  5 G15    NW  5
PRECIP TYPE           FLURRIES     NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  4                         5
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    5000                      3900
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW 18                     NW  9
DISPERSION            33 FAIR                   8 POOR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     NW 13 G26                 W  6
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW 11 G22    NW  6 G15    NW  7

REMARKS...NONE.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 17 TO 24. SOUTH WINDS UP TO
10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 30S TO UPPER 40S. SOUTH
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. NOT AS COLD. LOWS
IN THE 30S. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S TO MID 50S.
NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 40S TO LOWER 50S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S TO LOWER 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS
UP TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. COLDER. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. HIGHS
IN THE MID 20S TO UPPER 30S. SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ072-074-100930-
TENNESSEE PORTION OF THE GREAT SMOKY MOUNTAIN NATIONAL PARK-
325 AM EST FRI DEC 9 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      27-32 (-9)   14-19 (0)    34-39
RH % (24H TREND)      38-43 (0)    77-82 (0)    29-34
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     N  8 G22                  NW  5
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW  7 G20    LGT/VAR      NW  5
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  4                         5
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    4900                      4100
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW 14                     NW  8
DISPERSION            20 GEN POOR               6 VERY POOR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     N 10 G22                  NW  6
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW  9 G20    N  5         NW  6

REMARKS...NONE.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 19 TO 25. SOUTH WINDS UP TO
10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 30S TO UPPER 40S. SOUTH
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...WINDY. MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 20S TO LOWER 40S. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 30 MPH.
.MONDAY...RAIN. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S TO UPPER 50S. NORTHWEST
WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
HIGHS IN THE 40S TO MID 50S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SNOW. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S TO LOWER 50S.
NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE 30S
TO LOWER 40S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ087-102-100930-
SOUTHERN CHEROKEE NATIONAL FOREST-
325 AM EST FRI DEC 9 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      31-36 (-9)   15-20 (-1)   38-43
RH % (24H TREND)      37-42 (0)    81-86 (+1)   27-32
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     N  8 G18                  LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     N  8 G18     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  4                         5
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    4300                      3700
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   N 15                      NW  7
DISPERSION            27 FAIR                   9 POOR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     N 10 G18                  N  5
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     N  9 G18     N  5         N  5

REMARKS...NONE.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE 20S. SOUTHEAST WINDS
UP TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 40S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE 30S TO
LOWER 40S. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...RAIN. HIGHS IN THE 50S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SNOW. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE 40S TO LOWER 50S. NORTH
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE
30S TO MID 40S. EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

NCZ060-061-100930-
NANTAHALA NATIONAL FOREST-
325 AM EST FRI DEC 9 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      32-37 (-9)   14-19 (-2)   38-43
RH % (24H TREND)      36-41 (-1)   86-91 (-2)   27-32
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     N  7 G16                  LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW  8 G17    LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  4                         5
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    4800                      3900
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   N 15                      W  7
DISPERSION            33 FAIR                   9 POOR
MAX LVORI             3                         4
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     N  9 G16                  NW  5
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW  9 G17    N  5         W  5

REMARKS...NONE.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 20S.
SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 40S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE 30S.
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE 50S.
NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S.
HIGHS IN THE 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 20S.
HIGHS IN THE 40S TO LOWER 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 30S TO MID 40S. SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ015>017-038>040-042-044-046-070-100930-
EAST TENNESSEE DISTRICT EAST-
325 AM EST FRI DEC 9 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      29-34 (-11)  14-19 (-4)   36-41
RH % (24H TREND)      40-45 (+5)   84-89 (+15)  32-37
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     W  7                      LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     W  6         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  4                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    4300                      3600
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW 13                     SW  6
DISPERSION            30 FAIR                   11 POOR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     W  8                      LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     W  7         LGT/VAR      SW  5

REMARKS...NONE.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 18 TO 25. EAST WINDS LESS
THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 40S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. NOT AS COLD. LOWS
IN THE 30S TO LOWER 40S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE 40S TO UPPER 50S. NORTHWEST
WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
HIGHS IN THE 40S TO MID 50S. LIGHT WINDS.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SNOW. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S TO LOWER 50S.
NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. COLDER. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN
THE 30S TO LOWER 40S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ012>014-035>037-067>069-071-073-086-100930-
EAST TENNESSEE DISTRICT WEST-
325 AM EST FRI DEC 9 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      30-35 (-9)   15-20 (-4)   37-42
RH % (24H TREND)      36-41 (+1)   84-89 (+15)  31-36
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     NW  5                     LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  4                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    3800                      3500
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW 10                     E  7
DISPERSION            23 FAIR                   12 POOR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     NW  6                     LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW  6        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR

REMARKS...NONE.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 20S. SOUTHEAST WINDS
LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID TO UPPER 40S. SOUTH
WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. NOT AS COOL. LOWS
IN THE MID 30S TO LOWER 40S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE 50S. NORTH WINDS UP TO
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S TO MID 50S. EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SNOW. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S TO LOWER 50S.
NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 30S TO MID 40S. EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ077-079>085-097>101-100930-
CUMBERLAND DISTRICT SOUTH-
325 AM EST FRI DEC 9 2016 /225 AM CST FRI DEC 9 2016/

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       CLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      31-36 (-8)   15-20 (-3)   39-44
RH % (24H TREND)      35-40 (+1)   89-94 (+18)  28-33
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     N  8 G18                  LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     N  6         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  4                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    3600                      3300
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   N 14                      E  7
DISPERSION            29 FAIR                   14 GEN POOR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     N  9 G18                  LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     N  8         N  5         LGT/VAR

REMARKS...NONE.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE 20S. SOUTHEAST WINDS
UP TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S TO LOWER 50S. SOUTH
WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. NOT AS COOL. LOWS
IN THE LOWER 40S. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE MID TO UPPER 50S. NORTH WINDS
UP TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S.
HIGHS IN THE 50S. EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 20S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S TO LOWER 50S. NORTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE
30S TO MID 40S. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$


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